Alcoholic Brain

Hi and thanks for visiting. I have an alcoholic brain. I will try to post comments daily about how this alcoholic brain functions.
Sober date: October 4th, 2005.

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Tuesday, June 10, 2008

Camping and fishing for sanity...




Last Monday I went "boat camping." This is where you can only get to the campsite by boat. A friend in AA invited me to go. He and two other people were already there when I did finally show last Monday. They all stayed there a week. I stayed three days. After driving 145 miles, I had to launch my boat and ride the last five miles up lake to camp. It was awesome. What a beautiful way to get the clutter out of my head! I took my second favorite girl, Roxy. She went swimming on her own for the first time. I was in my tent and heard a loud splash and looked out and there she was paddling all over the place! Very cool. I was beaming like a proud father! I took a bunch of pictures and here are a few. It was so quiet and peaceful. I swear I could hear God snoring...We did manage to catch a lot of Walleye and Bass. But I'll just add that catching fish is just a fringe benefit...

I am so grateful to be sober, and to enjoy these kind of things that bring me peace, and plants a warm smile on my face. Extra nice to share the trip with a friend in recovery as well...

4 Comments:

Blogger dAAve said...

Great stuff. Thanks.

5:57 AM  
Blogger butterflygirl said...

awesome!

8:54 PM  
Blogger Trudging said...

It looks like a lot of fun

4:31 AM  
Blogger deepak said...

I was an addict of alcohol for 14 years and after 14 years i admitted that i am powerless over addiction and joined a A.A group after 2 months of program now i am sober and created a blog.If you wish you can visit.

7:29 PM  

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